errand boy

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errand boy

n
(Professions) (in Britain, esp formerly) a boy employed by a shopkeeper to deliver goods and run other errands
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Noun1.errand boy - a boy who earns money by running errandserrand boy - a boy who earns money by running errands
courier, messenger - a person who carries a message
pageboy, page - a boy who is employed to run errands
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errand boy

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errand boy

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References in classic literature ?
I'm errand boy to this establishment," said Laurie, taking up his cap.
thought Porthos, casting a glance at the three hungry clerks-for the errand boy, as might be expected, was not admitted to the honors of the magisterial table.
So why are President Duterte's errand boys squandering their time and taxpayer money talking to pretenders?
Saw errand boys riding bicycles with laden baskets in front carriers;
From the errand boys to the sewing machine operators, speed was essential to work in the garment trade.